Treasury Bond Prices Are Mixed
NEW YORK (AP) _ Treasury bond prices were mixed at midday Monday.
The price of the Treasury’s 10-year note was down 1/8 point, or $1.25 per $1,000 in face value, around midday Monday, while its yield rose to 5.72 percent from 5.71 percent late Friday. Prices and yields move in opposite directions.
The 30-year bonds were up 1/32 point and yielded 5.74 percent, unchanged from late Friday.
Yields on three-month Treasury bills rose to 6.33 percent as the discount rose 0.01 percentage point to 6.16 percent. Six-month yields slipped to 6.35 percent as the discount held steady at 6.09 percent. One-year yields held steady at 6.13 percent as the discount remained unchanged at 5.83 percent.
Yields are the interest bonds pay by maturity, while the discount is the interest at which they are sold.